Renewable Matter # 10 / May-June

United by a Desk

by Silvia Zamboni

From lofts to coworking: 10 years on since the first space was fitted out in San Francisco, today there are about 50,000 workstations in 608 cities scattered in 89 countries. 


In the beginning it was the loft, communicative yet impersonal. Then the digital revolution wave brought about home teleworking: working hours tailored to family needs, ecological elimination of the home-office commuting but also isolation and expansion of the work-space into private life. 

A decade ago, in California, a new choice peeped out: a new office...

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